Tag Archives: Helping People

Doctor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Diana (aged 32) is a doctor training to become a General Practitioner.  She explains why she chose to study medicine, what happens at medical school and early years in the NHS, … Take me to the video

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Community Officer (Sport)

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Vicky, aged 27, is a Community Officer at Bath Rugby Foundation and goes out to schools teaching children to play sport – quite often teaching French or Italian during the classes. … Take me to the video

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Clinical Advisor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Cordelia (aged 31) is a doctor, seconded from the NHS to work as Clinical Advisor to the President of the Royal College of Physicians as part of the Chief Medical Officer’s … Take me to the video

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Sports Centre Receptionist

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Francesca (20) is a receptionist at a private gym and is also studying for a Gym Instructor’s qualification. Her reception duties include handling bookings, dealing with enquiries, and making sure reception is stocked with necessary supplies, eg. welcome packs and medical sheets. She enjoys the constant interaction with the public both face-to-face and on the phone. She also helps with marketing and other tasks delegated by the gym manager. Take me to the video

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Retail Assistant

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Shelly (27) works part-time (she has young children) on the check-out at Tesco.  The work can be repetitious but she is kept busy and enjoys interaction with the customers. She needs to be confident about handling cash and using the … Take me to the video

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Occupational Therapy Support Worker

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Chris (21) is a Care Gardener at a nursery where adults with learning difficulties are taught basic gardening skills and encouraged to enjoy plants.  Though some of the students have behaviour problems Chris enjoys working with them and seeing the … Take me to the video

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Customer Support Author (Telecoms)

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Jake (28) started work at Virgin Media call centre as a Customer Service Advisor (CSA).  He is now a senior author compiling Knowledge – the web-based resource developed to help call centre advisors deal with customers’ enquiries.  Strong ICT skills … Take me to the video

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Project Manager (Social Care)

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Emma (25) runs  a project that promotes careers in social care.  She organises a team of care workers who take time out of their regular jobs to work with local schools. She also works with teachers to introduce  the social … Take me to the video

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Senior Tourist Information Assistant

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Emma (26) divides her day between helping visitors at the city’s Tourist Information Centre and doing administration work behind the scenes.  Her responsibilities include updating the website, booking accommodation and producing listings for the What’s On guide.  Foreign languages are … Take me to the video

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Travel Agent

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Tom (21) works for a high street travel agency. He helps customers chose their holidays and arranges their travel plans.  That may include suggesting add-ons eg. pre-booking car hire or excursions which will increase the value of the booking.  Holiday … Take me to the video

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